Robert Barisford Brown was born 5 February 1969 in Boston, Massachusetts.
He is an American singer, songwriter, and dancer.
He is recognized as one of the pioneers of the new jack swing which is a fusion of hip-hop and R&B. He was a founding member of the R & B and pop group New Edition.
Brown first performed on stage when he was only three years old. Brown has listed musicians as his influencers as Rick James, Michael Jackson, Marvin Gaye, and Prince.
In 1981, 12-year-old Brown co-founded the New Edition with his childhood friends Michael Bivins and Ricky Bell. He left the group in 1985 to go solo. His debut solo album King of Stage was released in 1986.
Brown has also tried acting and featured in movies such as Ghostbusters II and Panther in cameo roles. He is on record to have claimed that he has dated Madonna and Janet Jackson and brags about having slept with thousands of women.
Brown has been married twice and has seven children.
Bobby Brown Parents: Carole Brown, Herbert Brown
Carole Brown and Herbert Brown are the parents of Bobby Brown.
Herbert Brown was a construction worker while Carole Brown was a substitute teacher.
Carole died in 2011 and Herbert also passed away in January 2012.